Spouse or Companion Program
Companion Tour Registration Ends Sunday, October 23.
Discover other Great Tours for Companions
Friday, November 4
9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Cost: Complimentary with Companion Registration
Companions are persons who are not eligible for SAF membership.
The companion program includes a Honolulu City Tour, a shopping excursion to Hilo Hattie, access to the President’s Welcome Reception, the general and technical sessions, and a special gathering area at the Hilton Hawaiian Village to connect with other Companions.
Honolulu City Tour & Aloha Tower Marketplace
Enjoy the modern and historical sites of Honolulu. The tour begins at Leahi, or Diamond Head, one of Hawaii’s most recognizable landmarks.Tour ventures into and through historic Honolulu – exotic Chinatown, the State Capitol, Washington Place – former governor’s residence, and ‘Iolani Palace, the only royal palace in America. The tour continues to the King Kamehameha Statue, honoring Hawaii’s first unifying king and the leader, and to Kawaiahao Church, the “Westminster Abby of the Pacific,” constructed in 1842.
The tour also visits the Mission Houses Museum which portrays missionary life in the 1830’s, while Honolulu Hale (City Hall) and the Honolulu Academy of Arts are unique examples of period architecture. Explore Thomas Square’s unusual banyan trees and the beach at AlaMoana Beach park. Lunch will be enjoyed at Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant located at the Aloha Tower Marketplace.
Enjoy shopping at Hilo Hattie - Hawaii’s premiere store dedicated to the Island lifestyle. A private shuttle will provide roundtrip transportation from the Hilton Hawaiian Village. You’ll discover the largest selection of Made-in-Hawaii fashions, jewelry, gifts, crafts, souvenirs, and gourmet food from the world’s largest manufacturer of Hawaiian and casual fashions.